Just a few testimonials from our fans
Articles, Awards, & Interviews
West Virginia Fruit and Berry has been featured in several newspapers, magazines, and publications.
The following Publications have recognized us for our Agri-Tourism ideas at our farm as well as our Marketing Plan for our line of fruit and berry products now available in over 600 Retail Outlets in the region.
WV Living Magazine
The Clarksburg Telegram
Bridgeport News The Charleston Gazette
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
West Virginia Wild and Wonderful Magazine
The State Journal
Local and State Television Stations have featured us on special food or Agri-Tourism segments.
Awards we have received in the past include:
Appreciation and dedication to Harrison County
Dec. 2002 from the Harrison County Development Authority
Entrepreneur of the Year Award
Oct. 9, 2001 by the Upper Monongahela Valley Score Chapter #537
A Proclamation was presented us by The County Commission of Harrison Co.
Naming August 1st 2000, “West Virginia Fruit and Berry Day” in our Harrison Co.
55 Best Things in West Virginia
Named one of the 55 Best Things in WV May-June 2008 in “The State Journal”, newspaper in Charleston, WV.
Top 50 Gifts from Each State for 2012
Named the Best Gift in WV in October Issue of “Successful Meetings Magazine”.
SCORE and Sam’s Club Holiday Program in December 2012:
Named one of two businesses in WV chosen for this award, we were one of 102 beneficiaries from every state in the USA. Won $1,000.00 cash award and a trip to attend the SCORE Small Business Educational Event that took place January 23-24 in Dallas, TX. Business Educational Event that took place January 23-24 in Dallas, TX.
Through our travels to market and taste our products at different fairs, festivals and special events we have enjoyed numerous awards in the Best of Taste category from:
Mountaineer Week in Morgantown, WV
The Buckwheat Festival in Kingwood , WV
The Mountain State Heritage Arts and Crafts Show in Harpers Ferry, WV to name a few……
Other Festivals we have attended are:
Uniquely West Virginia, Berkeley Springs, WV
The Augusta Festival in Elkins, WV
The Stonewall Jackson Heritage Arts and Craft Show, Lewis County
Oglebay holds 4 festivals per year and we attend all of them, Wheeling, WV
The Dogwood Festival in Huntington, WV
The Mountain State Apple Harvest Festival in Martinsburg, WV
Fire on the Mountain/Chili Cook off, Snowshoe Mt., Snowshoe, WV
The Metropolitan Cooking & Entertaining Shows in DC & VA
The Virginia Show Production Shows/ Spring and Christmas in Richmond, VA
Events Management Group, Inc. Shows in Virginia Beach, VA
The Merchandise Mart Christmas Show in NC with the WV Dept of Agr.
Bodacious Bazaar, Hampton VA